The table below looks at the statistics for SS7 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SS7 over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signaling System No. 7 (SS7)
Rank - 180 183
Permanent jobs citing SS7 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.055% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.40% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £27,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +25.87%
SS7
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
530 502 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 13.00% 13.70% 14.27%
Number of salaries quoted 449 422 430
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SS7
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SS7 Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

SS7
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SS7 across the Manchester region.

SS7 Salary Trend in Manchester